Bordner Family History

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Bordner Name Meaning

German: probably a variant spelling of Bartner, an occupational name for a (battle) axe maker, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German barde, Middle High German barte ‘axe’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Bodner, Borner, Bortner, Ordner, Berner, Cordner, Boner, Baldner

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Bordner Family Origin

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Bordner Family Occupations

What did your Bordner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bordner family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bordner. The most common Bordner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Bordner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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Bordner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Bordner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bordner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 421 immigration records available for the last name Bordner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bordner. For the veterans among your Bordner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bordner Life Expectancy

What is the average Bordner lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bordner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Bordner in 1946 was 39, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bordner

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